‘Four-easter’ could drop a foot of snow in Mass.

Wednesday’s storm — the fourth to hit in less than three weeks — is expected to drop between 8 and 14 inches of snow in the Boston area.

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The best-case scenario calls for Boston to get just 3 inches of snow, but there’s a low probability that happens.

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Authorities believe the overnight blast — which left one person with minor injuries — is linked to the recent string of Austin bombings.

President Trump spoke Monday in Manchester, N.H.

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Boston, Lawrence mayors slam Trump’s comments in N.H.

Speaking about the opioid crisis in Manchester, Trump said the “sanctuary cities” play a major role in the issue.

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Joseph diGenova, a former US attorney, is expected to become an outspoken player for the president.

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The broadcast sparked a fresh round of questions about a company already embroiled in controversy.

Alexander Nix is the chief executive of Cambridge Analytica.

Hiawatha Bray | Tech Lab

Facebook’s mentality: anything for a buck

A political research firm linked to the Trump campaign may have improperly accessed user data, but Facebook should not have allowed it to happen.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_20attack-1a_metro-14030.jpg ‘I know I’m in trouble, I had sex with her’

Uber driver Ranjan Thapa, 26, was arraigned Monday on rape charges. Prosecutors say he raped an intoxicated female passenger.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Bedford_170718_BAKER_CHIEF_029-14178.jpg Baker defends budget chief’s hiring of ‘qualified’ friends

Governor Charlie Baker backed Michael Heffernan’s moves to hire well-connected associates and neighbors, as long as their credentials merit it.

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Boston-based Optimus Ride and nuTonomy have been testing their technology in the city under an agreement with local officials.

Five women contend James Toback harassed and assaulted them at the Manhattan club between 1980 and 2012.

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Women say James Toback assaulted them at Harvard Club of New York

The five women are demanding an apology and answers from the club and the university.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/davis_boscol4A_spts.jpg Donato’s dazzling debut outweighs the outcome for the Bruins

The Bruins can shrug off the lost point in overtime because Ryan Donato clearly showed he’s ready for the pros.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/19/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy1-17493.jpg Craig Kimbrel thanks Children’s ‘amazing’ doctors and nurses

The Red Sox closer opened up on his daughter’s recent health struggles.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_numarine5_met.jpg In Nahant, a seaside research center has turned into a bitter battleground

Residents say a Northeastern institute dedicated to protecting coastal communities would ruin the beauty of one of the town’s most cherished spots.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/horowitz-7149.jpg With financial crisis a distant memory, Americans load up on debt again

We are borrowing more and saving less. — and with interest rates set to rise, that could be a problem.

Chef-owner Erin French preps at the Lost Kitchen in Freedom, Maine. The little restaurant in a former gristmill is designed with an open concept that invites guests into the kitchen.

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Snail mail the only way to get into this Maine eatery

Last year, Erin French’s little restaurant in a former gristmill received more than 10,000 calls in 24 hours. This year, she’s doing it differently.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/16/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/wiggs_Vandor_01.jpg When Cupid, Tinder fail, matchmakers find their niche

Matchmakers get an influx of clients exasperated with the online dating world and looking for a more personal touch.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/19/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/20broadwayinboston1a.jpg ‘Dear Evan Hansen,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ highlight Broadway In Boston’s 2018-19 season

Three of the season’s 11 shows will be presented in the reopened Colonial Theatre.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/19/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/4f8ed5ef8742453e82501eec129c8946-4f8ed5ef8742453e82501eec129c8946-0.jpg ‘This man clearly was gay,’ says lawyer for Aaron Hernandez

The second installment of Oxygen’s two-part documentary about the former Patriots player looks at some of his relationships.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Clipboard-14126.jpg What you need to know about changes to Mass. driving licenses

The RMV is going dark this weekend, and when it comes back, drivers will see big changes for renewing their licenses.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/08/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/CloudConstellationCorp._10wasabi_01_biz.jpg Data storage beyond the clouds: Wasabi promises a super-secure system in space

In space, no one can steal your data.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/BD_15robotdog01_met.jpg Jeff Bezos and the futuristic dog-robot from Boston Dynamics step out

The Amazon chief executive took a stroll with a futuristic version of man’s best friend.

Vote in round 2 of Munch Madness

The results are in from Round 1 of this year’s Munch Madness restaurant tournament bracket. Appropriately for New England, seafood dominated.

Debuting Love Letters: The Podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/07/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/love_letters_teze.jpg A breakup: Is it an end, or is it a beginning?

In Season One, Meredith Goldstein explores this question through intimate stories of love and heartbreak and confessions from her own life.

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Opinion | Maggie Hassan

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Betsy DeVos does not understand that public education is a necessary foundation for a democracy.

Modeling’s glamour hides web of abuse

The fashion industry is built on glamour and allure, but many models, especially the very young, know it for something else: sexual exploitation and abuse.


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Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani is a virtual ghost — despite spending nearly seven years in the No. 2 position at the blood-testing startup.


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2018 Paralympic Winter Games

Scenes from the Paralympics taking place March 9-18 in PyeongChang, South Korea. 670 athletes with disabilities from around the world compete in 80 events in six different sports.


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